and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman.
LEONCAVALLO and MASCAGNI
Every morning this week gramophone records of the music of Leoncavallo (1858-1919) and Mascagni (b. 1863) will be heard at this time. Today : Excerpts from Leoncavallo's ' Zaza ' and' ' La Boheme and some of his songs
Talk by Mrs. Lilian Edgell
Talk by Syd Carter
Mixed choice of records. The high spot is Schubert's ' Soiree de Vienne ', played by Louis Kentner (piano)
from page 61 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 38 of ' Each Returning Day'. To Christ, the Prince of Peace ; Psalm 16 ; Jesus, Lord, we look to thee
Conductor, Arthur O. Pearce
11.0 SINGING TOGETHER, by Herbert Wiseman
11.18 Interval music
11.20 SCIENCE AND GARDENING : ' Beans ', by Alan Peacock
11.40 FOR UNDER-SEVENS : Let's join in-an old favourite, ' The Three Bears I
12.0 THE LIFE AND TEACHING
OF JESUS CHRIST : 'Jesus and the Church ', by Professor C. H. Dodd
Professor C. H.
ENSA show for war-workers, from a factory canteen. Michael Howard (by permission of the Windmill Theatre) introduces Lou Preager and his Orchestra, with Edna Kaye and Paul Rich , and guest artist, Maudie Edwards
The Matron-in-Chief, Dame Katharine Jones , talks about the Queen Alexandra Imperial Mili tary Nursing Service, and introduces a young nursing Sister recently returned from service overseas
Queen Alexandra Imperial
1.40 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (Scotland). ' At our Village ', by John R. Allan : ' Meldron Farm '
2.0 Interval music
2.5 STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' The French Chemist and the Mad Dog.', by Rhoda Power : how Louis Pasteur saved the life of little Joseph Meister , who had been severely bitten by a dog
2.25 Interval music
2.30 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. ' Knowing your Music ', by W. K. Stanton. .
Dr. Stanton shows the importance of personal effort on the part of the listener in remembering and reproducing in various ways themes from musical works. Some of the illustrations are taken from music to be heard in later broadcasts this term.
2.50 MUSIC BROADCAST FOR OLDER
PUPILS : Beethoven's ' Egmont ' Overture, played by the N.B.C. Orchestra, conducted by Tosca nini. (Gramophone records)
Charles Smart and the Moonrakers
Conductor, Sir Adrian Boult. Lionel Tertis (viola)
John Dyer's ' Grongar Hill ', and Tennyson's ' Progress of Spring ', read by John Betjeman. (BBC recording)
Hanes gwyl arbennig y Gweithwyr ar y cyntaf o Fai, gan James Griffiths , A.S. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 ' Long Ears', the story of a little grey donkey, from the book by Patricia Lynch. Part 5-' The Wrong Side of the Mountain ', read by Allan McClelland
5.30 ' Music at Random', by Helen Henschel : ' Occasional Music' (ii)
5.45 ' The Seafarer' : the story ' of Annie, a Manx Shearwater, by Kenneth Richmond
National and Regional announcements and Scottish News summary
New and recent fiction, reviewed by John Brophy
Conducted by. Harold Lowe
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Adapted for broadcasting by Peggy Wells , and produced by. Martyn C. Webster. Episode 2 : ' Into the Unknown '
Sir Arthur Conan
Lord John Roxton:
A series in which different speakers describe the books that have had most effect on their lives and outlook. 3-George Blake on ' The Old Wives' Tale ', by Arnold Bennett , and H. N. Brailsford on Voltaire's 'Candide'
with Alistair Thompson; 'Michael Starr Investigates', a weekly detective problem featuring Henry Oscar, written by Francis Durbridge; 'Many Happy Returns' - musical birthday greetings; Elisabeth Welch; 'Puzzle Corner'; Naunton Wayne and Basil Radford on Things in General', written by Henrik Ege; 'Take the Stand', Frederick Burtwell cross-examines famous artists, by arrangement with Leonard Urry. The Singing Commeres, Revue Chorus, and BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Harry S. Pepper
Play by Mary Frances Flack and Tova Firon , produced by Hugh Stewart , with Ivan Brandt as ' Anthony Van Dyck ' /
Anna Van Ophem:
Count Leonardo da Spinola:
Marchesa di Brignole Sala:
Cardinal Guido Bentivoglio:
Charles I, King of England:
Henrietta, Queen of England:
Charles, Prince of Wales:
Sir Kenelm Digby:
Naidheachdan, seanchas, dain, drain is abhachdas. (Programme in Gaelic)
(' The Skyrockets ') directed by Corporal Paul Fenoulhet (by permission of the Air Officer Commanding). From the Coronation Ballroom, Belle Vue , Manchester